EFS-Guardian acquisition
EFS-Guardian acquisition Image Credit: Supplied

Dubai: The EFS Group has acquired Guardian to expand its services to fire protection systems.

“With the addition of Guardian, EFS has expanded its technical expertise to ensure sustainable service delivery to clientele in the critical field of fire protection and safety,” said Tariq Chauhan, Group CEO. “This will also facilitate our entry in fire safety in India as the country holds great potential for this business vertical.”

With this acquisition, EFS has a 95 per cent in-house capability for IFM services. Guardian’s solutions range from sprinkler systems, fire pumps and fire alarm systems as part of installation and maintenance contract services. These turnkey service offerings follow NFPA standards and Civil Defense requirements with around 400 clients in the UAE.

Sudhesh Bhaskaran, Managing Director of Guardian, said, “By becoming a member of EFS Group, Guardian stands to gain from the wealth of business practices and corporate management EFS brings on board.”